Openings and Extras
The artwork of nine York County high schools will be showcased from March 30 - May 31 at CityArt, 118 W. Philadelphia St., York. The one-week exhibitions will feature artwork by students from Dallastown Area High School, York Country Day School, Kennard-Dale High, Northeastern High School, York Suburban High School, West York Area High School, Red Lion High School, William Penn and LOGOs Academy. Each high school will be installing the exhibits themselves, as well as organizing the opening receptions. Information: www.yorkarts.org.
The York Symphony Orchestra welcomes music director and conductor Diane Wittry for an audition concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 29, at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St., York. Wittry's performance will be the last of three audition concerts. Tickets: $36-$56. Information: 717-846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.
Discover signs of spring on an educational walk from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 30, at Nixon County Park, Springfield Township. There is no fee for the program, and registration is not required. Information: 717-428-1961.
Hard rock band Gun Metal Gray will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 29, in the Capitol Theatre, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $14. Information: 717-846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.
York College artist-in-residence Wayne White will present a talk, "You're Supposed to Act All Impressed," at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 2, in the Waldner Performing Arts Center. A reception will be held from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on the second-floor lobby of the Center. Information: 717-815-1584.
String ensemble Bowfire will perform at 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 31, at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $32-$41. Information: 717-846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.
Dallastown Area High School will perform "Into the Woods," an epic fairytale based on The Brothers Grimm's sotrybook characters, April 3-7. Sunday's show is at 3 p.m. All other shows are at 7 p.m. Tickets: $11 online; $10 all other orders. Information: 717-244-4021 ext. 3119 or https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?ticketing=dasd.
CapLive welcomes The Lone Bellow, with special guest Aoife O'Donovan, at 8 p.m. Thursday, April 3, to the Capitol Theatre, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $24. Information: 717-846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.
York College faculty artist and saxophonist Susan Loy will present a recital at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 30, in DeMeester Recital Hall, located in Evelyn and Earle Wolf Hall. This free event is open to the public. Information: 717-815-1584.
Jimmy Gaudreau and Moondi Klein bring their updated and refined duets to a Susquehanna Folk Music Society concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 29, at the Fort Hunter Centennial Barn, 5300 N. Front St., Harrisburg. The concert will be preceded by a free potluck dinner at 6 p.m. Tickets: $10-$22. Information: 1-800-838-3006 or www.brownpapertickets.com.
Local flyball team, Clean Break Flyball, will be hosting their 8th annual tournament March 29-30, at Memorial Hall East at the York Expo Center, 334 Carlisle Ave., West Manchester Township. Tournament hours are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Described as "drag racing for dogs," flyball races match two teams of four dogs each, racing side-by-side over a 51 foot long course. The tournament is free, and open to the public. Information: www.cleanbreak.org.
Step back in time for a day of historical diversions from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 29, at Dill's Tavern and Plantation, 227 N. Baltimore St., Dillsburg. Colonial reenactors will play 18th century games such as king's square, shut the box and more. Living history presentations will include hearth-cooking, live music, military drill and camping. Children can participate in special games. Tickets: $5 donation; children under 10 admitted free. Information: www.northernyorkhistorical.org.
The Lebanon Valley Conservancy will show "The Gettysburg Story" at 6 p.m. Sunday, March 30, at the Allen Theatre, 36 E. Main St., Anniville. Filmmaker Jake Boritt utilizes cutting-edge technology, including various types of remote-controlled aerial drones, helicopter-mounted cameras, motion control time-lapse and 3D animated mapes, to provide a unique view of the battlefield. Tickets: $3-$5. Information: www.allentheatre.com.
Get ticketsTickets are on sale for "Bat Boy: The Musical," in the York Little Theatre Studio, 27 S. Belmont St., York, March 28-30. Sunday's show is at 3 p.m. All other shows are at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $20-$25. Information: 717-854-5715 or www.ylt.org.
The Northeastern Bobcat Invitational boys' varsity volleyball tournament is slated to start at 8 a.m. Saturday. Among the local teams expected to compete are York Suburban, Susquehannock, Spring Grove, Red Lion, Dover, Dallastown, Central York and the host school. The event also annually attracts some of the best boys' volleyball teams from across the state.
The York Mighty Ants will play host to the unbeaten Harrisburg Horizon in an Eastern Basketball Alliance game at 2 p.m. Sunday at New Hope Academy Charter School. York is 6-3 and Harrisburg is 7-0.
Two of the better college baseball teams in the Mid-Atlantic Region will clash on Sunday when York College plays host to Johns Hopkins at 1:30 p.m.